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3:41 PM PDT on August 25, 2016 (GMT -0700)
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METAR KOTH 252235Z 36017G25KT 10SM CLR 28/09 A2988 RMK AO1
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
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Humidity 45%
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6:34 AM 8:03 PM
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METAR KOTH 252235Z 36017G25KT 10SM CLR 28/09 A2988 RMK AO1
A tropical disturbance pushing toward the Bahamas, is expected to develop into a tropical depression or storm, and will likely target Florida and the Gulf Coast this weekend into next week.

Right now, the disturbance remains a broad area of low pressure pushing through the Dominican Republic and Haiti, headed toward the southeast Bahamas. Rainfall totals over 3 inches (with locally higher amounts) are expected in HispaƱiola, particularly over elevated terrain.

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:41 PM PDT Aug. 25, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM PDT this evening
for significantly unstable conditions for fire weather zones
or601... or612 and wa601...

* affected area... in Oregon... fire weather zones 601 and 612. In
Washington... fire weather zone 601.

* Haines... mid level Haines 6 Thursday afternoon with dry and
unstable conditions.

* Relative humidity... as low as 20 percent.

* Temperatures... in the low 80s to around 90 degrees.

* Impacts... fire starts will have the potential for rapid spread
from spotting and for plume dominated growth due to
instability.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... .or will shortly. A combination of
strong instability and low relative humidity can contribute to
extreme fire behavior.



For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.Gov/Portland (all lower case)


639 am PDT Thu Aug 25 2016

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this
evening for east wind with poor overnight rh recovery this morning
and strong gusty wind with low rh this afternoon and evening for
fire weather zones 616... 617... 618... 619... 620 and 623...

* impacts: east winds... poor relative humidity recovery... and
high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread
of new and existing fires and strong... gusty wind with low
relative humidity and high fire danger will likely contribute to
a significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected areas: in southwest Oregon... fire weather zones...
616... 617... 618... 619... 620... 623.

* Counties affected: in south central or... Klamath. In
southwest or... Coos... Curry... Douglas... Jackson... Josephine.
In western or... Lane.

* Wind: this morning... .northeast to east 10 to 15 mph with gusts 20
to 30 mph... primarily on the upper slopes and ridges.
This afternoon... becoming north 10 to 15 mph with gusts 15 to 25
mph to include in the valleys.

* Humidity recovery: 25 to 45 percent on upper slopes and
ridges.

* Minimum humidity thursday: 5 to 15 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly.

Strong winds and low relative humidities will cause fires to
spread very rapidly.

Monitor NOAA Weather Radio and the National Weather Service
website for the latest information... forecasts... and warnings.